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JR57536: DURING DEBUGGING, ILLEGAL XML CHARACTERS CAUSE AN ILLEGALDATAEXCEPTION

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • Illegal XML characters cannot be serialized in the debug mode.
    You might see the following error:
    
    
    0000010e EJBWorkflowMa E
    com.lombardisoftware.server.ejb.workflow.EJBWorkflowManagerBean
    doResumeWorkflowEngine CWLLG0594E: An exception occurred while
    initializing the runnable thread. Error: {0}
    org.jdom.IllegalDataException: The data "TEST BTMU\u001as" is
    not legal for a JDOM character content: 0x1a is not a legal XML
    character.
    
    
    PRODUCTS AFFECTED
    IBM Business Process Manager (BPM) Advanced
    IBM BPM Standard
    IBM BPM Express
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • During debugging, an IllegalDataException might be thrown
    indicating a serialization issue occurred caused by illegal XML
    characters.
    

Problem conclusion

  • A fix will be included in IBM BPM V8.5.7 cumulative fix 2017.06
    that will optionally autocorrect illegal XML characters during
    debugging.
    
    To enable this function, set the following parameter in your
    100Custom.xml file to
    
        <server>
            <autocorrect-xml merge="replace">true</autocorrect-xml>
        </server>
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR57536

  • Reported component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Reported component ID

    5725C9500

  • Reported release

    856

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2017-03-06

  • Closed date

    2017-06-22

  • Last modified date

    2017-06-22

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    BPM STANDARD

  • Fixed component ID

    5725C9500

Applicable component levels

  • R857 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
22 June 2017